Forward of Lohri, TV celebs discuss their celebrations this yr and what they might miss from the Lohri celebrations from previous years because of Covid-19 .
PUBLISHED ON JAN 11, 2021 05:04 PM IST
From neighborhood celebrations, dhols and large bonfires, to dressing up in conventional apparel, assembly household and pals to feeling the change within the air, forward of Lohri, celebs discuss thier Lohri celebrations this yr.
In Mumbai, Lohri celebrations are normally with a small group of pals. Furthermore, 2020 has taught us few classes and crucial one is to watch out and keep social distance. Lohri in Delhi was once with household and cousins which I all the time appeared ahead to.
Yearly, in our constructing premise we’ve got an attractive Lohri celebration, the place we gentle the hearth and do the puja. My household and neighbours will come collectively to have a good time this yr. I bear in mind, celebrations in Delhi means an enormous operate with all my cousins getting collectively. Lohri is near my coronary heart as my dadi sings songs which she taught us too.
Final yr would have been my daughter Tara’s first Lohri however I believe she wasn’t properly or too younger so we didn’t have a good time along with her. So, this yr shall be particular as we are going to have a good time along with her and do all of the rituals. It will likely be a household affair as we are going to attend the Lohri operate in our constructing complicated. It gained’t be as grand as all the time because of coronavirus..
I look ahead to performing all of the rituals across the Lohri bonfire. I attempt to pack up shortly and attain residence to be with household and pals and benefit from the revelry. We now have dhols, dance, yummy meals, however this yr I believe we’d make a small bonfire and supply popcorns, til ladoos, peanuts, puffed rice, gajak and jaggery into the hearth. Lohri additionally signifies new starting and for me, good issues have occurred. I’ll miss the neighborhood feeling and the excessive power on Lohri.
I’m in Uttarakhand and can have a good time Lohri with household within the snow, which I hope it doesn’t put out our bonfire. The normal rituals and customs I’ll miss is sporting a Patiala salwar kameez and dressing up. I shall be lined from head to toe in woollen put on as it is rather chilly right here proper now.
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